The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 24 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.87% 4.04% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 4.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £41,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
DBA
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
303 258 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.38% 94.85% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 271 200 239
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

DBA
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the High Wycombe region.

DBA Salary Trend in High Wycombe

DBA
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 12 (66.67%) Replication
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
6 10 (55.56%) MySQL
6 10 (55.56%) Clustering
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (27.78%) .NET
10 5 (27.78%) XML
10 5 (27.78%) ITIL
10 5 (27.78%) Windows
10 5 (27.78%) Linux
10 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
10 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
10 5 (27.78%) LAMP
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (27.78%) REST
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (27.78%) MariaDB
10 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (27.78%) Relational Database

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (55.56%) MySQL
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
7 5 (27.78%) MariaDB
7 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
8 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (5.56%) HBase
8 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (5.56%) OLTP
8 1 (5.56%) OLAP
8 1 (5.56%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) XML
1 5 (27.78%) LAMP
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) REST
2 4 (22.22%) CSS3
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Replication
2 10 (55.56%) Clustering
3 4 (22.22%) CMDB
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Database Security
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) AWK
4 1 (5.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Percona
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle